Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Never let yourself envy sinners; instead, remain in fear of the LORD every day,

New American Standard Bible

Do not let your heart envy sinners, But live in the fear of the LORD always.

King James Version

Let not thine heart envy sinners: but be thou in the fear of the LORD all the day long.

Holman Bible

Don’t let your heart envy sinners;
instead, always fear the Lord.

American Standard Version

Let not thy heart envy sinners; But be thou in the fear of Jehovah all the day long:

Amplified

Let not your heart envy sinners, but continue in the reverent and worshipful fear of the Lord all the day long.

Bible in Basic English

Have no envy of sinners in your heart, but keep in the fear of the Lord all through the day;

Darby Translation

Let not thy heart envy sinners, but be thou in the fear of Jehovah all the day;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Let not thy heart envy sinners, but persevere in the fear of the LORD all day long.

Julia Smith Translation

Thy heart shall not envy against those sinning: but be in the fear of Jehovah all the day.

King James 2000

Let not your heart envy sinners: but be in the fear of the LORD all the day long.

Lexham Expanded Bible

May your heart not envy the sinners, but [live] in fear of Yahweh {all day}.

Modern King James verseion

Do not let your heart envy sinners; but be in the fear of Jehovah all the day long.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Let not thine heart be jealous to follow sinners; but keep thee still in the fear of the LORD all the day long:

NET Bible

Do not let your heart envy sinners, but rather be zealous in fearing the Lord all the time.

New Heart English Bible

Do not let your heart envy sinners; but rather fear the LORD all the day long.

The Emphasized Bible

Let not thy heart be envious of sinners, only of the reverence of Yahweh, all day long;

Webster

Let not thy heart envy sinners: but be thou in the fear of the LORD all the day long.

World English Bible

Don't let your heart envy sinners; but rather fear Yahweh all the day long.

Youngs Literal Translation

Let not thy heart be envious at sinners, But -- in the fear of Jehovah all the day.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
קנא 
Qana' 
Usage: 34

חטּא 
Chatta' 
Usage: 19

but be thou in the fear
יראה 
Yir'ah 
Usage: 45

of the Lord

Usage: 0

all the day
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

References

Context Readings

Learning From Your Father

16 My innermost being will be glad when your lips speak what is right. 17 Never let yourself envy sinners; instead, remain in fear of the LORD every day, 18 for there is surely a future life, and what you hope for will not be cut off.



Cross References

Proverbs 28:14

Blessed is the man who always fears the LORD, but whoever hardens his heart will fall into disaster.

Proverbs 24:1

Don't be envious of wicked men or wish you were with them,

Psalm 37:1-3

Don't be angry because of those who do evil, do not be jealous because of those who commit iniquity.

Psalm 73:3-7

For I was envious of the proud when I observed the prosperity of the wicked.

Psalm 111:10-1

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom; sound understanding belongs to those who practice it. Praise of God endures forever.

Proverbs 3:31

Do not envy a violent man, and do not emulate his lifestyle.

Proverbs 15:16

Better is a little accompanied by fear of the LORD than abundant wealth with turmoil.

Ecclesiastes 5:7

In spite of many daydreams, pointless actions, and empty words, it is more important to fear God.

Ecclesiastes 12:13-14

Let the conclusion of all of these thoughts be heard: Fear God and obey his commandments, for this is what it means to be human.

Acts 9:31

So the church throughout Judea, Galilee, and Samaria enjoyed peace. As it continued to be built up and to live in the fear of the Lord, it kept increasing in numbers through the encouragement of the Holy Spirit.

2 Corinthians 7:1

Since we have these promises, dear friends, let's cleanse ourselves from everything that contaminates body and spirit by becoming mature in our holy fear of God.

1 Peter 1:17

If you call "Father" the one who judges everyone impartially according to what they have done, you must live in reverent fear as long as you are strangers in a strange land.

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